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Home Poems | Examples of Home Poetry

Home Poems - Examples of all types of home poetry to share and read. This list of home poems is composed of the works of modern poets on PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous examples of home poetry. This list of works about home is an excellent resource for examples on how to write home poems.

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Premium Member Bread Is From Earth
Deep warm-blooded Dark brown Multigrain Manna is from Heaven. Sometimes, OK, most times, I'm not actively building a cooperatively co-invested residential and environmental health system, or even a local family-safe polyculturally resilient community Because I am too capitalistically infested with buying and selling highest and...Read More
Categories: community, earth, health, home,
Form: Political Verse

Premium Member In My Dreams
The day had only just begun, The morning sun still on the rise, The clouds were almost few as none, White wisps shown in a clear blue sky, A day to delight anyone Who saw it with her own two...Read More
Categories: blue, clothes, dog, home,
Form: Rhyme
Welcome Home
In due season you’re going to reap Everything that you have sown The seeds in you will start to sprout And GOD will make your purpose known We all have one including you Through revelation it will be shown Wait upon...Read More
Categories: home,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Coming Back Home
Cold winds blow outside so very strong Only to whisper you’re not where you belong. Motionless sitting morose by the fireplace Insipid frozen heart in the glow I gently place Not knowing when it will again throb and melt...Read More
Categories: absence, desire, endurance, home,
Form: Acrostic
Forever Time is a word, without relevance or worth. Conceived by mankind, a distance from birth. If birth is the beginning, and death the end. A concept of life, where souls never blend So...Read More
Categories: creation, destiny, holocaust, home,
Form: Epic

Premium Member My Yesterplace
Categories: childhood, home,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Home - Part 2
Earth planet land and sea sustaining life home...Read More
Categories: earth, home, planet,
Form: Lanterne
Premium Member Coming Back Home
Curtis was never one to stay in one place for very long Oh my God they said when they looked at his passport Multiple entries border crossings migration and search of Inner Self and ironically a fix...Read More
Categories: home,
Form: Acrostic
Premium Member Deserted Streets
Sometimes I traipse Through this old place, Hoping for peace In solitude. Deserted streets, Where once the lights, Would fluctuate In fitful mood. That old dance hall, Our crowd would fill When darkness fell As night's prelude. The dancing done, I'd walk you home, While my heart shone In gratitude. But...Read More
Categories: dance, dream, heart, home,
Form: Englyn
The Winter's Icicles
Winter be wary Sharp icicles hang houses Better not look up ...Read More
Categories: earth, fear, home, hurt,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member The House Down The Road
A tad over three blocks down Merion Lane on the left is, an idyllic Cape Cod. I must've passed it a thousand times my own picturesque, perfect, postcard place couched in the right light, dappling rays fresh-painted, white fence, ruby...Read More
Categories: dream, home, image, lost
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Coming Back Home
Childhood memories bring fun thoughts to mind, Old friends, family, and innocent times. Merry-go-rounds, like wishes left behind, Illusions, mimicking magic sometimes. No other place feels quite as good as home, Going back reinforces that feeling. But nostalgia...Read More
Categories: home, 10th grade, 11th grade,
Form: Acrostic
Premium Member Home-Grown Horror
It is time to break the silence That surrounds domestic violence, Time to stop husbands from killing Wives they claim to be unwilling, Time for the government to act, Before more deaths become a fact. Most of us can make little...Read More
Categories: abuse, car, children, home,
Form: Lay
Premium Member On The Trail X Is My Road Thus Ended
Do tell me Sir, was one so loved That women fell at sun-dried Feet To refresh with tears such withered skin To gain in tasted touch, a touched taste of sweet. Oh, never did I...Read More
Categories: age, allegory, home, journey,
Form: Rhyme
I am from Earbuds, from Skull candy and comfort of a small foam bud. I am from the home of powerful voices, restrictions, and order. I am from Sunday morning cleaning and warm cooked meals,...Read More
Categories: home, 11th grade, culture, family,
Form: Free verse

Specific Types of Home Poems

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